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Nicole Chung: 'If my life were fiction, you would not believe it'

6 days ago   |   By The Guardian

The Korean-American author on being raised by a white family, the search for her birth parents and the risk-averse nature of publishing Nicole Chung, 39, was born in Seattle and placed for adoption by her Korean parents, before being raised by a white family in Oregon. Her memoir, All You Can Ever Know , shares her experience of the prejudice she faced as a trans-racial adoptee and her search for her birth family. The memoir was published to acclaim in the US, with the Washington Post calling it one of the year's finest books. Chung is an editor for digital literary magazine Catapult , and...
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